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Project Director

Job type: Full time salaried position
To apply: Send a cover letter and resume to No calls please.

Job Description

CAST is hiring an experienced Project Director to organize, coordinate, and manage the California Coalition for Inclusive Literacy (CCIL), a 3-year partnership with the California Department of Education to address the state’s five priority areas of literacy-focused Professional Learning through a tiered service model of universal, targeted and intensive supports for counties, districts and schools. The project focuses on the application and adaptation of the Universal Design for Learning (UDL) principles and practices to improve literacy learning for all students, including English learners and students with disabilities. The Project Director will manage a team of four Implementation Specialists and interface with key California leaders in both the state and county offices.


In conjunction with the Professional Learning Team and under the guidance of the Director of PL, the Project Director will:




Work Environment

Our work environment is collaborative, high energy, fun, and stimulating. Join us to be part of a passionate learning community dedicated to busting the barriers to learning for all learners.

We offer competitive compensation packages including health insurance, generous vacation, and flexible schedules. CAST is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to employing a highly-qualified staff that reflects the diversity of our communities and nation.

About CAST

Located a short distance north of Boston, CAST is a nonprofit education research and development organization that works to expand learning opportunities for all individuals through Universal Design for Learning. As a nonprofit, we know that every employee contributes to our international reputation as a leader in education research, technology, and universal design for learning. Teamwork, risk-taking, and collaborative thinking are essential to the way we work. Most of all, our mission—to improve learning experiences and opportunities for all individuals—motivates not only what we do but how we do it.

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